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2011


Härnösand

February 21st Härnösands Folkhögskola, HÄRNÖSAND


Malin Bång (SE): När Korpen Vitnar

Joakim Sandgren (SE): empreintes digitales

Esaias Järnegard (SE): Nattarbet

Hanna Hartman (SE): Borderlines


Richard Craig/flute, Pontus Langendorf/percussion, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Malin Bång/sound object



Estonian Music Days

March 23rd Tallinn Teachers House, TALLINN


Malin Bång (SE): Revival in Relievo

Malin Bång (SE): Turbid Motion

Malin Bång (SE): Structures of Molten Light*

Tatjana Kozlova (EE): Horizontals

Tatjana Kozlova (EE): Doors 2a

Tatjana Kozlova (EE): Disintegration Chain*


Richard Craig/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Martin Welander/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Mattias Nilsson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello, Malin Bång/sound object, Rei Munakata/conductor



Nordic Darkness and Light no. 1

October 16th Capitol, STOCKHOLM


Mauricio Rodriguez (MX): Gotlhar*

Arturo Fuentes (MX): Darksalmon*

Malin Bång (SE): Structures of Molten Light

Tatjana Kozlova (EE): Disintegration Chain

Helena Tulve (EE): Lumineux/opaque

Christian W. Christensen (DK): Nachtmusik*


Hannah Törnell/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Martin Strand/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello, Malin Bång/sound object, Rei Munakata/conductor



Sound Scotland no. 1

October 27th Aden Country Park, MINTLAW


Tomi Räisänen (FI): Balloon Work*

Axel Rudebeck (SE): Piece*

Rei Munakata (SE): Buckle in the Air*

Ørjan Matre (NO): Bellows/Billows*



Anna Melander/flute, Matias Bjørnstad Karlsen/saxphone, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Malin Bång/sound object, Rei Munakata/sound object



Sound Scotland no. 2

October 27th University of Aberdeen, ABERDEEN

Malin Bång and Rei Munakata give presentation to Music Research Seminar Series.



Sound Scotland no. 3

October 27th King’s College Chapel, ABERDEEN


Sven Erik Bäck (SE): Flute piece

Axel Rudebeck (SE): Piece

Bent Sørensen (DK): Melancholy Dances

Rei Munakata (SE): Buckle in the Air

Ørjan Matre (NO): Bellows/Billows

Malin Bång (SE): När Korpen Vitnar


Anna Melander/flute, Matias Bjørnstad Karlsen/saxphone, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Malin Bång/sound object, Rei Munakata/sound object



Sound Scotland no. 4

October 28th Salmon Bothy, PORTSOY


Tomi Räisänen (FI): Balloon Work

Axel Rudebeck (SE): Piece

Bent Sørensen (DK): Melancholy Dances

Rei Munakata (SE): Buckle in the Air

Ørjan Matre (NO): Bellows/Billows

Malin Bång (SE): Hyperoxic*


Richard Craig/flute, Anna Melander/flute, Matias Bjørnstad Karlsen/saxphone, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Malin Bång/sound object, Rei Munakata/sound object



Sound Scotland no. 5

October 29th Aberdeen Art Gallery


Tomi Räisänen (FI): Balloon Work

Axel Rudebeck (SE): Piece

Rei Munakata (SE): Buckle in the Air

Ørjan Matre (NO): Bellows/Billows

Henrik Strindberg (SE): The 5th String

Malin Bång (SE): Hyperoxic


Richard Craig/flute, Anna Melander/flute, Matias Bjørnstad Karlsen/saxphone, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Malin Bång/sound object, Rei Munakata/sound object



Sound Scotland no. 6

October 29th Newton Dee Community, NEWTON


Tomi Räisänen (FI): Balloon Work

Axel Rudebeck (SE): Piece

Sven Erik Bäck (SE): Flute piece

Bent Sørensen (DK): Melancholy Dances

Rei Munakata (SE): Buckle in the Air

Ørjan Matre (NO): Bellows/Billows


Anna Melander/flute, Matias Bjørnstad Karlsen/saxphone, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Malin Bång/sound object, Rei Munakata/sound object

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Archive of past events and concerts

2012


CD Release Concert

January 23rd Fylkingen, STOCKHOLM


Tomi Räisänen (FI): Balloon Work

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Nocturnal Altitude

Malin Bång (SE): Hyperoxic

Nicolai Worsaae (DK): Offertorium

Ylva Lund Bergner (SE): Macronectes


Hannah Törnell/flute, Jörgen Pettersson/saxphone, Ivo Nilsson/Trombone, Anna Christensson/piano, Mattias Nilsson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Malin Bång/sound object, Rei Munakata/conductor



PUSH Festival

March 10th Konserthuset Bo Linde Salen, GÄVLE


Malin Bång (SE): Purfling*

Malin Bång (SE): ...... när korpen vitnar

Antony Maubert (ES): L’Homme Qui N’Avait Pas Repondu

Philippe Moenne-Loccoz (FR): Miroirs en Duo II

Edith Alonso (ES): A Walking Shadow


Hannah Törnell/flute, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Malin Bång/sound object



Haiku in the North no. 1

March 30th Artisten, GÖTEBORG


Malin Bång (SE): ...... när korpen vitnar

Rei Munakata (JP): Garpenbergs gruva

Lina Järnegard (SE): White Waters: barcarole*

Hideki Kozakura (JP): A UN RUISENOR

Jo Kondo (JP): Lotus Dam

Naoyuki Manabe (JP): Kokyu III


Maki Oota/voice, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Naoyuki Manabe/sho



Haiku in the North no. 2

March 31st Konstmuseum, NORRKÖPING


Malin Bång (SE): ...... när korpen vitnar

Rei Munakata (JP): Garpenbergs gruva

Lina Järnegard (SE): White Waters: barcarole

Hideki Kozakura (JP): A UN RUISENOR

Jo Kondo (JP): Lotus Dam

Naoyuki Manabe (JP): Kokyu III


Maki Oota/voice, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Naoyuki Manabe/sho



Haiku in the North no. 3

April 1st Fylkingen, STOCKHOLM


Malin Bång (SE): ...... när korpen vitnar

Rei Munakata (JP): Garpenbergs gruva

Lina Järnegard (SE): White Waters: barcarole

Hideki Kozakura (JP): A UN RUISENOR

Jo Kondo (JP): Lotus Dam

Naoyuki Manabe (JP): Kokyu III


Maki Oota/voice, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Naoyuki Manabe/sho



Borusan New Series

Nordic Darkness and Light no. 2

April 13th Borusan, ISTANBUL


Rei Munakata (SE): Buckle in the Air

Ørjan Matre (NO): Bellows/Billows

Axel Rudebeck (SE): Piece

Malin Bång (SE): Hyperoxic

Bång/Jernberg/Munakata: December Splinters


Anna Melander/flute, Matias Bjørnstad Karlsen/saxphone, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Malin Bång/sound object, Rei Munakata/sound object



Druskomanija Festival

May 17th VILNIUS


Malin Bång (SE):  Hyperoxic

Rei Munakata (SE/JP):  Nocturnal Altitude

Hanna Hartman (SE):  Borderlines

Darien Brito (US):  From Other Moments*

Lorenzo Troiani (IT): Saturnalia*

Nick Omiccioli (US): Invisible Worlds

Michiko Fukazawa (JP): Berceuse*


Hannah Törnell/flute, Anna Christensson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Malin Bång/sound object



Festival Extension

Nordic Darkness and Light no. 3

May 26th Theatre Dunois, PARIS


Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Shiomidai Dream

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Nocturnal Altitude

Malin Bång (SE): Faces and Moon Splinters

Malin Bång (SE): Hyperoxic

Hanna Hartman (SE): Borderlines

Christian W. Christensen (DK): Nachtmusik

Nicolai Worsaae (DK): Gesang durch eine Mauer

Vincent Carinola (FR): Nature morte*


Anna Melander/flute, Anna Christensson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Karolina Öhman/cello, Malin Bång/sound object, Rei Munakata/conductor



Intersonanzen Festival

June 1st POTSDAM


Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Shiomidai Dream

Malin Bång (SE): Hyperoxic

Hanna Hartman (SE): Borderlines

Gabrial Iranyl (DE): Quartet*

Alex Nowitz (DE): A Few Euphemisms*

Thomas Gerwin (DE): I...s We Love You*


Hannah Törnell/flute, Anna Christensson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Karolina Öhman/cello, Malin Bång/sound object, Rei Munakata/dir



Darmstädter ferienkurse

July 22nd  Orangerie, DARMSTADT


Jeppe Just Christensen (DK): Movin’

Ashley Fure (US): Soma*

Joakim Sandgren (SE): emptreintes digitales

Mauricio Rodriguez (MX): Gotlhar

Malin Bång (SE): Sophomore Structures of Molten Light*

Hanna Hartman (SE): Borderlines

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Buckle in the Air II*


Anna Melander/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Anna Christensson/piano, Martin Strand/percussion, Martin Welander/percussion, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello, Malin Bång/sound object, Rei Munakata/conductor



Darmstädter ferienkurse

July 23nd Akademie für Tonkunst, DARMSTADT


Stephen Yip(CH): Silent Wind*

Camilo Mendez (UK): Cage-Richter*

SukJu Na (KR): Unstethit*


Anna Melander/flute, Anna Christensson/piano, Martin Strand/percussion, Martin Welander/percussion, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello, Rei Munakata/conductor



Nordic Music Days

October 10th Stora Salen, Musikaliska, STOCKHOLM


Malin Bång (SE): Turbid Motion

André Chini (FR/SE): Enfin Pucelée par le poivre*

Fabian Svensson (SE): Toy Toccata


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Stefan Harg/clarinet, Anna Christensson/piano, Mikael NIlsson/percussion, Martin Welander/percussion, Pascal Jardry/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Karolina Öhman/cello, Rei Munakata/conductor



Nordic Darkness and Light no. 4

November 4th Utzon Center, AALBORG


Thuridor Jonsdottir (IS): Eyja*

Simon Løffler (DK): b*

Jenny Hettne (SE): While She Was Sleeping*

Malin Bång (SE): Alpha Waves

Per Mårtensson (SE): Quartet

Henrik Strindberg (SE): Lågmälda Göranden


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Anna Christensson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Karolina Öhman/cello, Rei Munakata/conductor

2013


IMPULS Festival Composer workshop

February 14th Universität für Musik, GRAZ


Chris Swithinbank (LU): Icebloom*

Tyler Futrell (US): Spinoza-boxel*


Anna Melander/flute, Anna Christensson/piano, Martin Welander/percussion, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Karolina Öhman/cello, Rei Munakata/conductor



IMPULS Festival Concert

February 19th Universität für Musik, GRAZ


Jorge Vazquez (AR:) Träumen sich manches, was sie nicht haben*

Yukiko Watanabe (JP): Kontraktion

Eric Skytterholm Egan (NO): A Pint of Plain*

SukJu Na (KR): Moving Track*


Anna Melander/flute, Anna Christensson/piano, Martin Welander/percussion, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Karolina Öhman/cello, Rei Munakata/conductor



Samtida Musik Ensemble in Residence

March 22nd Capitol, STOCKHOLM


Joakim Sandgren (SE): Endroites Susceptibles

Madeleine Isaksson (SE): Ambo

Chris Swithinbank (UK): The increduelty of St Thomas

Ylva Lund Bergner (SE): aq-v-le version with flute*

Miklos Maros (SE): Evoe*

Patric Simmerud (SE): Requiem

Max Käck (SE): Alba Patera


Anna Melander/flute, Robert Ek/clarinet, Anna Christensson/piano, Martin Strand/percussion, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello, Rei Munakata/conductor



Klang Avantgarde Music Festival

May 28th Republique, COPENHAGEN


Thuridor Jonsdottir (IS): Eiya

Simon Løffler (DK):b

Malin Bång (SE): Sophomore Structures of Molten Light

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Shjo*

Mauro Lanza (IT): Barocco

Sofia Jernberg (SE): Ludicrum*


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Per Sjögren/percussion, Malin Bång/percussion, Jonas Olsson/piano, Sofia Jernberg/voice, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Karolina Öhman/cello, Rei Munakata/conductor



New Directions Festival

June 1st Kulturens hus, Konsthallen, LULEÅ


Thuridor Jonsdottir (IS): Eiya

Simon Løffler (DK): b

Malin Bång (SE): Sophomore Structures of Molten Light

Malin Bång (SE): Turbid Motion

Malin Bång (SE): Purfling

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Shjo


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Per Sjögren/percussion, Malin Bång/percussion, Jonas Olsson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Karolina Öhman/cello, Rei Munakata/conductor



Estonian Composers Festival

June 7th - 8th St Johns Church, TARTU


Mart Simmer (EE): Dance of the Sunhorses

Märt-Matis Lill (EE): Standing Still

Malin Bång (SE): Faces and Moon Splinters

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Pouring Etiquette

Jonas Asplund (SE): Slice the air that I breathe, ms. Sailplane

Sofia Jernberg (SE): Ludicrum

Magdalena Meitzner (DE/SE): Tarot des sens


Anna Melander/flute, Emil Strandberg/trumpet, Sofia Jernberg/voice, Anna Christensson/piano, My Hellgren/cello, Magdalena Meitzner/object, Rei Munakata/conductor



Time of Music Festival Concert 1

July 2nd Viitassari Church, VIITASAARI


Malin Bång (SE): Structures of Molten LIght


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Magdalena Meitzner/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello,   Rei Munakata/conductor



Time of Music Festival Concert 2

July 4th Parish Hall, VIITASAARI


Malin Bång (SE): Structures of Molten LIght

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Shjo

Jarkko Hartikainen (FI): Magnetic

Hanna Hartman (SE): Borderlines

Nicolai Woraae (DK): Zwischen den beiden Kammern


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Magdalena Meitzner/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello,   Rei Munakata/conductor



Time of Music Festival Concert 3

July 6th Music School, VIITASAARI


Sebastian Hilli (FI): Kohta*

Aya Yoshida (JP): Highgauge*

Ioannis Angelakis (GR/US): Obsessions sombres

Yuko Ohara (JP/UK): The Wave Transformation*

Sam Park (KR): Clouds, Landscapes, Human Being*


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Magdalena Meitzner/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello,   Rei Munakata/conductor



Guitar + Festival

August 16th Bora Bora, AARHUS


Malin Bång (SE): Turbid Motion

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Buckle in the Air

Jérome Combier (FR): Essere neve... d’une neige a l’autre

Tatjana Kozlova (EE): Towards inward (Dissolution)

Jens Peter Møller (DK): Kpanlogo*

Kaj Duncan David (DK): Antiwelten sind*

Simon Steen Andersen (DK): Amid


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Per Sjögren/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Karolina Öhman/cello,   Rei Munakata/conductor



Gaudeamus Muziekweek Concert 1

September 3rd Museum Speelklok, Utrecht


Jeppe Just Christensen (DK): Movin’

SukJu Na (KR): Moving Track

Elizabeth Kelly (US): Broken Machine*


Anna Melander/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Martin Welander/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello,   Rei Munakata/conductor



Gaudeamus Muziekweek Concert 2

September 4th Museum Speelklok, Utrecht


Simon Løffler (DK): b

Thomas Bensdorp (NL): For the amusement of all little good children who can neither read nor run*

Malin Bång (SE): Structures of Molten Light


Anna Melander/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Martin Welander/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello,   Rei Munakata/conductor



Gaudeamus Muziekweek Concert 3

September 5th Museum Speelklok, Utrecht


Magdalena Meitzner (DE/SE): Tarot des scen

Noriko Koide (JP/NL): Hika Runners High +*

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Shjo


Anna Melander/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Martin Welander/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello,   Rei Munakata/conductor



Sound of Stockholm / Samtida Musik

November 7th Kulturhuset, STOCKHOLM


Jeppe Just Christensen (DK): Movin’

Hanna Hartman (SE): Shadow Box

Malin Bång (SE): Structures of Molten Light

Yukiko Watanabe (JP/AU): Kontraktion

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Shjo


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Anna Melander/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Martin Welander/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello, Karolina Öhman/cello,   Rei Munakata/conductor

Always curious, crispy playfulness from the North

2010


Stockholm Dream Sequence

March 30th Cité Internationale des Arts, PARIS 

 

Bång/Munakata/Jernberg: December Splinters

Henrik Strindberg (SE): Lågmälda Göranden

Malin Bång (SE): Alpha Waves

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): The Mocking Maze

Luciano Berio (IT): Sequenza VIII

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Shiomidai Dream

 

Richard Craig/fl, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Sabin/vlc, Malin Bång/composer/sound object, Rei Munakata/dir



OUTSIDE / \ INSIDE

May 23rd Bandhagen Scen, STOCKHOLM


Malin Bång (SE): Perpetual Revival

Malin Bång (SE): Spin Reaction*

Fabian Svensson (SE): Two Sides

Fabian Svensson (SE): Grind

Djuro Zivkovic (SB): Around the Candle Lights

Tomi Räisänen (SE): Insiders

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Ukagami II

 

Hanna Gustafsson/fl, Martin Strand /perc, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Jonna Inge/vla, Adina Sabin/vlc, Malin Bång/composer/sound object, Rei Munakata/dir, Krock/guitar quartet



Curious Runway - Nordic Tour 2010 no. 1

October 2nd Åhaga, BORÅS

 

Malin Bång (SE): Revival in Relievo

Malin Bång (SE): Cancion Esquila

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Ukagami II

Rune Glerup (DK): Dust Encapsulated #2

Stine Sørlie (NO): The Hidden Key


Richard Craig/fl, Jonas Viklund/kl, Martin Strand/perc, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Sabin/vlc, Malin Bång/composer/sound object, Rei Munakata/dir, Fredrik Olofsson/video



Curious Runway - Nordic Tour 2010 no. 2

October 3rd Artisten, GÖTEBORG


Malin Bång (SE): Revival in Relievo

Malin Bång (SE): Cancion Esquila

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Ukagami II

Rune Glerup (DK): Dust Encapsulated #2

Mette Nielsen (DK): Theory in Practice

Stine Sørlie (NO): The Hidden Key


Richard Craig/fl, Jonas Viklund/kl, Martin Strand/perc, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Sabin/vlc, Malin Bång/composer/sound object, Rei Munakata/dir, Fredrik Olofsson/video



Curious Runway - Nordic Tour 2010 no. 3

October 4th 19h30 Atriet, OSLO 


Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Ukagami II

Rune Glerup (DK): Dust Encapsulated #2

Mette Nielsen (DK): Theory in Practice

Ville Raasakka (FI): Jitter

Kaaja Saariaho (FI): Laconisme de L'aile

Stine Sørlie (NO): The Hidden Key

Eivind Buene (NO): City Silence


Richard Craig/fl, Jonas Viklund/kl, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Sabin/vlc, Malin Bång/composer/sound object, Rei Munakata/dir, Fredrik Olofsson/video



Curious Runway - Nordic Tour 2010 no. 4

October 7th Det Jyske Musikkonservatorium, ÅLBORG


Malin Bång (SE): Revival in Relievo

Malin Bång (SE): Cancion Esquila

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Shiomidai Dream

Rune Glerup (DK): Dust Encapsulated #2

Mette Nielsen (DK): Theory in Practice

Kaaja Saariaho (FI): Laconisme de L'aile

Stine Sørlie (NO): The Hidden Key

Eivind Buene (NO): City Silence


Richard Craig/fl, Jonas Viklund/kl, Martin Strand/perc, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Sabin/vlc, Malin Bång/composer/sound object, Rei Munakata/dir, Fredrik Olofsson/video



Curious Chamber Players debut CD recording

November 2010 Nacka Aula, Stockholm

 

Malin Bång (SE): Turbid Motion

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Ukagami II

Ylva Lund Bergner (SE/DK): Euphorbia*

Nicolai Worsaae (DK): Brutalized Beauty*

Christian Winther Christensen (DK): Andante con moto*

Jeppe Just Christensen (DK ): Ground Vol. 3

 

Yuri Hashimoto/fl, Jonas Viklund/kl, Martin Strand/perc, Anna Christensson/pno, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Pascal Jardry/guit, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Jonna Inge/vla, Adina Sabin/vlc, Malin Bång/composer/sound object, Rei Munakata/dir


2009


Curious Time Change

March 29th Bandhagen Scen, STOCKHOLM


John Cage (US): Variations III and VIII

Henrik Strindberg (SE): Lågmälda Göranden

Fredrick Gran (SE): Deed

Ed Benett (UK): My Broken Machine

Malin Bång (SE): Alpha Wave

Jo Kondo (JP): Three Songs of the Elderberry Tree

 

Richard Craig/fl, Martin Strand/perc, Anna Christensson/pno, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Malin Bång/Sound object, Rei Munakata/dir



Rebecca Saunders Portrait Concert

April 26th Capitol, STOCKHOLM


Rebecca Saunders (UK): Into the Blue

Rebecca Saunders (UK): Quartet

Rebecca Saunders (UK): The Underside of Green

Rebecca Saunders (UK): Vermillion

Rebecca Saunders (UK): Duo for violin and piano

 

Jonas Viklund/kl, Martin Kraft/fg, Martin Strand/perc, Anita Agnas/accord, Mårten Falk/Eguit, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Staffan Sjöholm/cb, Rei Munakata/dir



CCP German Tour no. 1

June 18th Fylkingen, STOCKHOLM


Arne Sanders (DE): Im Gebirg

Sebastian Elikowski Winkler (DE): Mich saugt die fremde Erde an

Jonas Walfridsson (SE): Jag är ingens mor

Malin Bång (SE): Revival in Relievo*

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Cascading Lotus

Sune Mattias Emanuelsson (SE): Her boyfriend's name was Jeff*

 

Richard Craig/fl, Jonas Viklund/kl, Martin Strand/perc, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Malin Bång/composer/sound object, Rei Munakata/dir



CCP German Tour no. 2

June 29th Swedish Embassy, BERLIN

 

Arne Sanders (DE): Im Gebirg

Sebastian Elikowski Winkler (DE): Mich saugt die fremde Erde an

Jonas Walfridsson (SE): Jag är ingens mor

Malin Bång (SE): Revival in Relievo

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Cascading Lotus

 

Richard Craig/fl, Jonas Viklund/kl, Martin Strand/perc, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Malin Bång/composer/sound object, Rei Munakata/dir



CCP German Tour no. 3

June 30th Franz-Ludwig Gymnasium, BAMBERG

 

Arne Sanders (DE): Im Gebirg

Johannes X Schachtner (DE): Epitaph

Jörn Arnecke (DE): Weisser Rauch

Jonas Walfridsson (SE): Jag är ingens mor

Malin Bång (SE): Revival in Relievo

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Cascading Lotus

Sune Mattias Emanuelsson (SE): Her boyfriend's name was Jeff

 

Richard Craig/fl, Jonas Viklund/kl, Martin Strand/perc, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Malin Bång/composer/sound object, Rei Munakata/dir



Stockholm Dream Sequence

October Atriet, OSLO


Malin Bång (SE): Alpha Waves

Rebecca Saunders (UK): Duo

Henrik Strindberg (SE): Lågmälda Göranden

Nils Henrik Asheim (NO): Navigo

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Shiomidai Dream

 

Richard Craig/fl, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Malin Bång/composer/sound object, Rei Munakata/dir



Swedish Ears Abroad

October 30th Capitol, STOCKHOLM


Joakim Sandgren (SE/Paris): Empreintes Digitales*

Hanna Hartman (SE/Berlin): Borderline*

Mika Pelo (SE/San Francisco): Number Nine Dream*

Rei Munakata (JP/Stockholm): Silver Arrow into the Snow*

Malin Bång (SE): Faces and Moon Splinters

 

Richard Craig/fl, Jonatan Jonsson/kl, Martin Strand/perc, Anna Christensson/pno, Sofia Jernberg/sopr, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Malin Bång/composer/sound object, Rei Munakata/dir, Jamie Fawkus/Technician



Birmingham - Frontier Series

November 30th Birmingham Conservatoire Recital Hall, BIRMINGHAM 


Sean Clancy (UK): I Got to Like Him and Thought it a Pity he had been Murdered*

Simon Cummings (UK): Blesi*

Edmund Hunt (UK): Völutal*

Carolina Noguera (UK/CO): My Lonely Cumbia*

Rebecca Saunders (UK): Duo for violin and piano

Malin Bång (SE): Revival in Relievo

 

Richard Craig/fl, Beatrice Seyzeriat/kl, Martin Strand/perc, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Malin Bång/composer/sound object, Rei Munakata/dir

2008


Project Dialog no. 1

February 7th Gävle Teater, GÄVLE

  

Malin Bång (SE): The Curious Collection*

Malin Bång (SE): Newspaper Canon*

Terry Riley (US): In C

Alvin Lucier (US): Silver Street Car for the Orchestra

Tomas Hulenvik (SE): Rondo*

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Ukagami

 

Malin Bång/composer, Sofi Sykfont/fl, Jonas Viklund/kl, Martin Welander/perc, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Sofia Johansson/vln, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Rei Munakata/dir



Project Dialog no. 2

February 9th Capitol, STOCKHOLM

 

Malin Bång (SE): The Curious Collection

Malin Bång (SE): Newspaper Canon

Terry Riley (US): In C

Alvin Lucier (US): Silver Street Car for the Orchestra

Tomas Hulenvik (SE): Rondo

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Ukagami

 

Malin Bång/composer, Sofi Sykfont/fl, Jonas Viklund/kl, Martin Welander/perc, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Sofia Johansson/vln, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Rei Munakata/dir



Curious Meditation

March 15th Artisten, GÖTEBORG


Tomas Hulenvik (SE): Rondo

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Ukagami

Jonas Klingborg (SE): I Huvudet på Jonas Klingborg*

Oliver Messiaen (FR): Catalogue d'oiseaux, book 2 no 4: Le traquet stapazin

Brian Ferneyhough (UK): Unity Capsule

Henrik Strindberg (SE): Lågmälda Göranden

 

Richard Craig/fl, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Sofia Johansson/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Rei Munakata/dir



SPOR Festival

May 9th - 10th Musikhuset, ÅRHUS

Concerts all night!

 

Øyvind Torvund (NO): Tune Park

Bång/Jernberg/Munakata: December Splinters

Henrik Strindberg (SE): Lågmälda Göranden

Axel Rudebeck (SE): Marken Lyste

Malin Bång (SE): Cancion Esquirla

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Shiomidai Dream

John Cage (US): Variation IV

John Cage (US): Perpetual Tango

Malin Bång (SE): Bakom Bortom

 

Hannah Eklund/fl, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Henrik Berg/pno, Rei Munakata/dir, Malin Bång/sound objects



5 Year Anniversary Concert!

November 30th Capitol, STOCKHOLM

 

Pierre Boulez (FR): Derive I

Malin Bång (SE): Perpetual Revival

Malin Bång (SE): Polyphony of celebration Objects of Celebration Objects*

Hideki Kozakura (JP): Knapp Vorbei

Esaias Järnegard (SE): Utmarker (2)

Tristan Murail (FR): Estuaire (I Pres des rives, II Au melange des eaux)

Pietris Vasks (LT): Dolcissimo ur Gramata Cellam

Brian Ferneyhough (UK): Cassandra's Dream


Yuri Hashimoto/fl, Jonas Viklund/kl, Martin Strand/perc, Eva Sidén/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Jonna Inge/vla, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Malin Bång/sound objects, Rei Munakata/dir

2007


Sirén Festival

March 15th Orgel Salen Artisten, GÖTEBORG

 

Improvisation based on John Cage's Lecture On Nothing from his book Silence

Axel Rudebeck (SE): Marken Lyste

Martin Skafte (SE): Återkomst*

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Shiomidai Dream

 

Malin Bång/obj, Sara Eggelind/fl, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Cecilia Linné/vlc, Rei Munakata/dir



CCP Nordic Tour 2007 no. 1

April 8th Fylkingen, STOCKHOLM

 

Malin Bång (SE): Graphic Cannon

Claus Gahrn (DK): Surrounded

Mika Hyytiäinen (FI): Traumegruppe*

Øyvind Torvund (NO): Tune Park

Malin Bång (SE): Cansion Esquirla*

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Epidemic Curiosity*

Nicolai Worsaae Rasmussen (DK): Fastbreaks*

Tomi Räisänen (FI): Broken Flower*

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Shiomidai Dream


Malin Bång/obj/composer, Hannah Eklund/fl, Jonas Viklund/cl, Martin Strand/perc, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Sofia Johansson/vln/vla, Emma Lindhamre/vlc, Rei Munakata/dir



CCP Nordic Tour 2007 no. 2

April 10th Sibelius Academy Chamber Music Hall, HELSINKI


Malin Bång (SE): Graphic Cannon

Claus Gahrn (DK): Surrounded

Mika Hyytiäinen (FI): Traumegruppe

Øyvind Torvund (NO): Tune Park

Malin Bång (SE): Cansion Esquirla

Nicolai Worsaae Rasmussen (DK): Fastbreaks

Tomi Räisänen (FI): Broken Flower

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Shiomidai Dream


Malin Bång/obj/composer, Hannah Eklund/fl, Jonas Viklund/cl, Martin Strand/perc, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Sofia Johansson/vln/vla, Emma Lindhamre/vlc, Rei Munakata/dir



CCP Nordic Tour 2007 no. 3

April 11th Uddle Skole, OSLO

 

Malin Bång (SE): Graphic Cannon

Mika Hyytiäinen (FI): Traumegruppe

Øyvind Torvund (NO): Tune Park

Malin Bång (SE): Cansion Esquirla

Nicolai Worsaae Rasmussen (DK): Fastbreaks

Tomi Räisänen (FI): Broken Flower

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Shiomidai Dream


Malin Bång/obj/composer, Hannah Eklund/fl, Jonas Viklund/cl, Martin Strand/perc, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Sofia Johansson/vln/vla, Emma Lindhamre/vlc, Rei Munakata/dir



CCP Nordic Tour 2007 no. 4

April 13th Artisten, GÖTEBORG

 

Claus Gahrn (DK): Surrounded

Mika Hyytiäinen (FI): Traumegruppe

Øyvind Torvund (NO): Tune Park

Malin Bång (SE): Cansion Esquirla

Nicolai Worsaae Rasmussen (DK): Fastbreaks

Tomi Räisänen (FI): Broken Flower


Malin Bång/obj/composer, Hannah Eklund/fl, Jonas Viklund/cl, Martin Strand/perc, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Sofia Johansson/vln/vla, Emma Lindhamre/vlc, Rei Munakata/dir



CCP Nordic Tour 2007 no. 5

April 15th Malmö museet, MALMÖ

 

Malin Bång (SE): Graphic Cannon

Claus Gahrn (DK): Surrounded

Mika Hyytiäinen (FI): Traumegruppe

Øyvind Torvund (NO): Tune Park

Malin Bång (SE): Cansion Esquirla

Nicolai Worsaae Rasmussen (DK): Fastbreaks

Tomi Räisänen (FI): Broken Flower

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Shiomidai Dream


Malin Bång/obj/composer, Hannah Eklund/fl, Jonas Viklund/cl, Martin Strand/perc, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Sofia Johansson/vln/vla, Emma Lindhamre/vlc, Rei Munakata/dir



CCP Nordic Tour 2007 no. 6

April 16th Plex Teater, KØBENHAVN

 

Malin Bång (SE): Graphic Cannon

Claus Gahrn (DK): Surrounded

Mika Hyytiäinen (FI): Traumegruppe

Øyvind Torvund (NO): Tune Park

Malin Bång (SE): Cansion Esquirla

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Epidemic Curiosity

Nicolai Worsaae Rasmussen (DK): Fastbreaks

Tomi Räisänen (FI): Broken Flower

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Shiomidai Dream


Malin Bång/obj/composer, Hannah Eklund/fl, Jonas Viklund/cl, Martin Strand/perc, Anna Christensson/pno, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Sofia Johansson/vln/vla, Emma Lindhamre/vlc, Rei Munakata/dir



Mind, Body, and Soul

December 16th Fylkingen, STOCKHOLM


Improvisation: Sofia Jernberg, Emil Strandberg, and Per-Åke Holmlander

Improvisation based on Faces and Moon Splinters by Malin Bång

Theatre experiment directed by Susanna Forsberg

Robert Philips (US): Circumambulation

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Ukagami*

Jonas Asplund (SE): Partita

Christian Winther Christensen (DK): Don't Look Back

Malin Bång (SE): Cancion Esquila

 

Sofia Johansson/vln, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Rei Munakata/dir, Malin Bång/composer, Marcus Alexandersson/cl, Martin Strand/perc, Karin Gustavsson/fl, Jeff Green/trb, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Cajsa Trepte/cemb, Anna Christensson/pno, Katarina Widel/recrd, Sofia Jernberg/vc, Emil Strandberg/trp, Per-Åke Holmlander/tuba, and Susanna Forsberg/director.

2006


Stockholm New Music

February 24th, Nybrokajen 11, STOCKHOLM


Rebecca Saunders (UK): Chroma

 

Jonas Viklund/cl, Kristian Möller/cl, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Sofia Johansson/vln, Eirik Bernhard Steinsvik/trp, Hannah Eklund/music box, Rei Munakata/music box, Mattias Karlsson/cb, Staffan Sjöholm/cb, Mårten Falk/Eguit , Emma Lindhamre/vlc, Anna Christensson/pno, Martin Strand/perc, Tomas Lindberg/perc



The Sound of Cambridge

May 13th Konstakademin, STOCKHOLM


Ciprian D. Ilie (UK): O Magiu a Matisse*

Jim O'Leary (UK): Music For A Spring Afternoon*

Andres Vidal (UK): The Fall of the Rebel Angels*

Sasha Siem (UK): Glass Flowers*

David A. T. Önaç (UK): Fantasia*

Jeremy Thurlow (UK): Man-Cockerel Meets the Donkey-Bird*

 

Jonas Viklund/cl, Tomas Lindberg/perc, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Sofia Johansson/vln, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Rei Munakata/dir



Secret Games

June 9th Fylkingen, STOCKHOLM


Mansoor Hosseini (SE): Barock'n'roll*

Christopher Anthin (SE): Hemligheter*

Malin Bång (SE): Secret Jenga*

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Shiomidai Dream

John Cage: Four (mixed with Rei Munakata's tape piece Mountain Song)

Luigi Nono (IT): "Hay que caminar" Soñando

 

Sanna Sundqvist/actor, Mina Lindbäck/actor, Malin Bång/obj/cemb, Rei Munakata/dir, Sofia Johansson/vln, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Marcus Alexandersson/cl, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Hanna Gustavsson/fl, Mårten Falk/guit, Mikael Gillefalk/guit



Alias New Music Festival

December 15th Alias Teater, STOCKHOLM


Malin Bång (SE): Graphic Cannon

B Tommy Andersson (SE): Impromtu

Fausto Romitelli (IT): Seascape

Axel Rudebeck (SE): Marken Lyste

Per Nørgård (DK): I Ching

Li Ying Wu (TW): Qiu

Ylva Skog (SE): Fyra Sånger

 

Malin Bång/object, Hannah Eklund/fl, Jonas Viklund/cl, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Tomas Ringqvist/vla, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Katarina Ekberg Trollhagen/cb, Anna Christensson/pno, Maria Ydreborg/pno, Martin Strand/perc, Rei Munakata/dir, Anna Petrini/Petzold Recorder, Maria Mayer/vc, Sean Kelly/reciter

2005


Curious Light

March 6th Lilla Salen KMH, STOCKHOLM

 

Toru Takemitsu (JP): Rain Spell

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): The Mocking Maze

Tomi Räisänen (FI): Insiders

Malin Bång (SE): Polyphony for Moving Objects*

Sami Klemola (FI): Divergence

Terry Riley (US): In C

 

Malin Bång/obj, Hannah Eklund/fl, Eric Barsness/perc, Kristina Lend/vln, Sofia Johansson/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Lotta Jacobsson/hp, Jonas Viklund/cl, Rei Munakata/dir, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Anna Christensson/pno



Furious Life

May 7th Fylkingen, STOCKHOLM


Malin Bång (SE): More Than A Hero version B*

Johan Samskog (SE): Al Cielo*

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Harpsichord's Point of View

Simon Steen Andersen (DK): Amid

Magnus Bunnskog (SE): Tre Dikter

Per Nørgård (DK): I Ching

Ingvar Karkoff (SE): Guitar Concertino*

Malin Bång (SE): La Grande Vita Dei Fiori*

Nikola Resanovic (SB): alt.music.ballistix

 

Malin Bång/obj, Lotta Jacobsson/hp, Karolina Blixt/vc, Sofia Johansson/vln, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Jonas Viklund/cl, Mårten Falk/guit, Anna Christensson/pno, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Martin Strand/perc, Emma Hammarström/vlc, Cajsa Hugosson/cemb, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Maria Ydreborg/pno, Hannah Eklund/fl, Rei Munakata/dir



Konst i (g) musik

October 30th Fylkingen, STOCKHOLM


Malin Bång (SE): Faces and Moon Splinter

Panayotis Kokoras (GR): Frictions

Fredrik Högberg (SE): Plast Musikk

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Shiomidai Dream*

Bo Linde (SE): Violin Duo + Mr Pony's Video Improvisation

 

Mr Pony (Simon Karinger)/video, Hannah Eklund/fl, Sofi Sykfont/fl, Jonas Viklund/cl, Maria Ydreborg/pno, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Sofia Johansson/vln, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Adina Rydqvist/vlc, Malin Bång/obj, Rei Munakata/dir, Janna Vettergren/vc, Karin Lekteus/fl.

2004


Var har du varit så länge?

March 13th Historiska Museet, STOCKHOLM

 

Improvisation over John Cage: Lecture On Nothing

Tebogo Monnakgotla (SE): Endings

Hideki Kozakura (JP): Rhapsody (revised 2002)

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Unclosed Taxi Door*

Witold Lutoslawski (PO): Five Songs

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): White Lily*

Malin Bång (SE): Nowaco*

Malin Bång (SE): ...När korpen vitnar

 

Malin Bång/obj, Sofi Sykfont/fl, Hanna Gustafsson/fl, Micaela Wüst/vc, Anna Wegrzyn/vc, Martin Strand/perc, Lotta Jacobsson/hp, Anna Christensson/pno, George Kentros/vln, Emma Hammarström/vlc, Rei Munakata/dir



10 rätters meny

April 25th Dieselverkstaden, STOCKHOLM


Earle Brown (US): November 1952

Henrik Strindberg (SE): Lågmälda Göranden

Dominic Muldowney (PO): In Paris With You

Louis Andriessen (NL): Doppelspoor

Malin Bång (SE): Graphic Canon

Rei Munakata (SE/JP): White Lily

Improvisation by Micaela Wüst: Wonderous Ideas About a Certain Place

Malin Bång (SE): Sanguine Sand

 

Malin Bång/obj, Sofi Sykfont/fl, Micaela Wüst/vc, Martin Strand/perc, Lotta Jacobsson/hp, Anna Christensson/keyboard, Cajsa Hugosson/cemb, Maria Ydreborg/pno, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Kristina Lend/vln, Sofia Johansson/vln, Elisabet Maijgren/vla, Emma Hammarström/vlc, Rei Munakata/dir



Miserere - CD Recording Project

June 18th - 21st SAMI Studio, STOCKHOLM


Axel Englund (SE): Miserere chamber version*


Sofi Sykfont/fl, Martin Strand/perc, Maria Ydreborg/pno, Kristina Lend/vln, Malin Wikblad/vla, Emma Hammarström/vlc, Rei Munakata/dir.



UNM Festival 2004

August 17th Stora Salen KMH, STOCKHOLM


Malin Bång (SE): Graphic Cannon

Lars Petter Hagen (NO): Passage

Sami Klemola (FI): Divergence*

Nicolai Worsaae Rasmussen (DK): Figurine*

 

Malin Bång/obj, Sofi Sykfont/fl, Carolina Grinnes/ob, Jonas Viklund/cl, Martin Strand/perc, Anna Christensson/pno, Lotta Virkunenn/vln, Sofia Johansson/vln, Eeva Maija Santala/vla, Emma Hammerström/vlc, Rei Munakata/dir



One Year Anniversary!!!

November 21st Fylkingen, STOCKHOLM


Lars Carlsson (SE): Still Waters Run Deep

Axel Englund (SE): Längtan Korslagd*

Mattias Petersson (SE) improvises on his laptop over Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Unclosed Taxi Door

John Cage (US): Variations IV over Franz Liszt: Consolation Nr 3

Malin Bång (SE): ... När Korpen Vitnar

Mattias Petersson (SE): Shells

Louis Andriessen (NL): Dubbelspoor

Tomi Räisänen (FI): Insiders

Cecilia Franke (SE): IUXTA

David Lennartsson (SE): Förväntan

Malin Bång (SE): Sanguine Sand

 

Malin Bång/obj, Sofia Johansson/vln, Karin Hellqvist/vln, Rei Munakata/dir, Martin Strand/perc, Lotta Jacobsson/hp, Cajsa Hugosson/cemb, Eeva Maija Santala/vla, Sara Carlsson/vla, Mattias Petersson/electr, George Kentros/vln, Maria Ydreborg/pno, Anna Christensson/pno, Mattias Nilsson/pno

2003


World Premiere x 5

November 16th Dieselverkstaden, STOCKHOLM


Jens Eriksson (SE): Vart Ord Av Dig*

Martin Svensson (SE): Fugue and Then Some*

Malin Bång (SE): Graphic Canon*

Stefan Klaverdal (SE): Duo Angelos in Albis Sedente*

B. Tommy Andersson (SE): Dark Shadows

Jens Eriksson (SE): Panta Rei*

Malin Bång (SE): Sanguine Sand*

Karin Åberg (SE): Det Nya Livet*


Malin Bång/obj, Sofi Sykfont/fl, Nadia Kuprina/vc, Mattias Nilsson/pno, Maria Ydreborg/pno, Lotta Jacobsson/hp, Cajsa Hugosson/cemb, Kristina Lend/vln, Gabriella Nikula/vln, Martin Strand/perc, Johannes/perc, Rei Munakata/dir

* = world premiere performances by Curious Chamber Players.

2014


Ultraschall Festival - Malin Bång portrait

January 24th Heber am Ufer HAU2, BERLIN


Malin Bång (SE): Structures of Molten Light

Malin Bång (SE): Turbid Motion

Malin Bång (SE): Split Rudder

Malin Bång (SE): Purfling

Malin Bång (SE): How Long is Now*


Anna Melander/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Martin Welander/percussion, Magdalena Meitzner/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Karolina Öhman/cello, Rei Munakata/conductor, Anna Kubelik/scenography



Nordic Darkness and Light in Paris

February 14th Centre Culturel Suédois, PARIS


Malin Bång (SE): Structures of Molten Light

Henrik Strindberg (SE): Femte Strängen

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Shjo

Mauricio Rodriguez (MX): Gotlhar

Ylva Lund Bergner (SE): aq-v-le


Anna Melander/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Martin Welander/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello, Malin Bång/obj, Rei Munakata/conductor



Alpine Experience no. 1

June 7th Theater am Gleis, WINTERTHUR


Malin Bång (SE): Purfling

Henrik Strindberg (SE): Lågmälda Göranden

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Pouring Etiquette

Fabian Svensson (SE): Toy Toccata

Tony Blomdahl (SE): Anti Focus

Hanna Hartman (SE): Borderlines


Anna Melander/flute, Anna Christensson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello, Malin Bång/obj



Alpine Experience no. 2

June 9th Schloss Leuk, WALLIS


Malin Bång (SE): Purfling

Henrik Strindberg (SE): Lågmälda Göranden

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Pouring Etiquette

Fabian Svensson (SE): Toy Toccata

Tony Blomdahl (SE): Anti Focus

Hanna Hartman (SE): Borderlines


Anna Melander/flute, Anna Christensson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello, Malin Bång/obj



Darmstädter Ferienkurse

Urban Ears Abroad

August 6th Orangerie, DARMSTADT


Hanna Hartman (SE): Shadow Box

Simon Løffler (DK):b

Ann Cleare (IE): anchor me to the land

Malin Bång (SE): how long is now

Marianthi Papalexandri-Alexandri (GR): Operator

Hikari Kiyama (JP): Lemminkäinen Suite


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Anna Melander/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Per Sjögren/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Karolina Öhman/cello, My Hellgren/cello, Rei Munakata/conductor



Darmstädter Ferienkurse

Curious Chamber Players Workshop

August 7th Orangerie, DARMSTADT


Aaron Einbond (US): Lac Léman

Zach Seely (US): Defeat

Robert Blatt (US): Change(5)

Malin Bång (SE): Turbid Motion


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Anna Melander/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Per Sjögren/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Karolina Öhman/cello, My Hellgren/cello, Rei Munakata/conductor



Curious Kids

December 14th Fylkingen, STOCKHOLM


Improvisation based on texture, everyday life object, and Lucia / Christmas postcard


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Malin Bång/object, Anna Christensson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin



Curious Lucia

December 14th Fylkingen, STOCKHOLM


Ida Lundén (SE): klocka med mikro

Salvatore Sciarrino (IT): Canzona di ringraziamento

Jenny Hettne (SE): While she was sleeping

Nicholas Omiccioli (US): Invisible Worlds

Malin Bång (SE): Hyperoxic

Josefine Mindus (SE): vindAspel

Fabian Svensson (SE):  Toy Toccata


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Anna Melander/flute, Malin Bång/object, Anna Christensson/piano, Karin Hellqvist/violin

2015


Multicultural Sonic Evolution

April 12th DiMenna Center, NEW YORK


Malin Bång (SE): Hyperoxic

Clara Iannotta (IT): Il colore dell’ombra

Wei-Chieh Lin (TW/US): flickering*

Elena Mendoza (MX): Lo Que Nunca Dije Nadie

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Shjo

Yui Kitamura (JP/US): Train*


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Anna Christensson/piano, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello, Malin Bång/object, Rei Munakata/conductor



MATA Festival Opening Night Gala

April 13th Paula Cooper Gallery, NEW YORK


Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Sasaki-san’s Last Sword

Simon Steen Andersen (DK): In-side-out-side-in


Karin Hellqvist/vln, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar



MATA 2015 Festival

April 14th The Kitchen, NEW YORK


Carlos Gutiérrez Quiroga (BO): Jintili

Tomi Räisänen (FI): Stheno

Todd Tarantino (US): “...all wors are already decided”*

Malin Bång (SE): palinode

Johan Svensson (SE): diamond dust

Wang Lu (CN/US): Urban Inventory*


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Anna Christensson/piano, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello, Malin Bång/object, Rei Munakata/conductor



Spectrum NYC

April 15th Spectrum NYC, NEW YORK


Malin Bång (SE): Hyperoxic

Simon Steen Andersen (DK): In-side-out-side-in

Bent Sørensen (DK): The Shadows of Silence

Ida Lundén (SE): klocka med micro

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Silver Arrow into the Snow


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/fl, Anna Christensson/pno, Frederik Munk Larsen/guit,  Malin Bång /obj



Curious + Aleph

Levande Musik Göteborg

April 25th Atalante, GÖTEBORG


Malin Bång (SE): Turbid Motion

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Buckle in the Air II

Vincent Carinola (ES/FR): Nature morte

Mauricio Rodriguez (MX): Gotlhar

Joakim Sandgren (SE): empreintes digitales

Clara Iannotta (IT): Il colore dell’ombra


Ann Elkjär/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Martin Welander/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello, Malin Bång/object, Rei Munakata/conductor



Curious + Aleph

Klang Copenhagen Avant Garde Music Festival

June 2nd Republique, COPENHAGEN


Malin Bång (SE): Turbid Motion

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Buckle in the Air II

Marianthi Papalexandri-Alexandri (GR): Gaze

Noriko Koide (JP): Hika Runners High+


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Martin Welander/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Karolina Öhman/cello, Malin Bång/object, Rei Munakata/conductor



Curious Tune Park

December 10th Sofiagatan 1, STOCKHOLM


Mirjam Tally (SE): The Birds for company

Øyvind Torvund (NO): Tune Park

Bent Sørensen (DK): The Shadows of Silence

Niels Rønsholdt (DK): Wir I

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Firn*


Anna Christensson/piano, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, My Hellgren/cello, Malin Bång/object and piano, Rei Munakata/object

2016


Curiouseries 2016 #1

If the embassy’s walls could talk...

March 31st Ambassaden, AARHUS


Henrik Denerin (SE): Beyond the Quintessential Quincunx*

Malin Bång (SE): Split Rudder

Tomi Räisänen (FI): Stheno

Maurizio Pisati (IT): Habergeiss

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Tsutsu

Salvatore Sciarrino (IT): Con brio from Sei Capricci


Dries Tack/clarinet, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Malin Bång/electronics, Rei Munakata/object



Curiouseries 2016 #2

Gränsen

April 21st InterArt Center, MALMÖ


Alessandro Perini (IT): Clair de lune. AB.P.*

Lina Tonia (GR): Skotos II*

Malin Bång (SE): Hyperoxic

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Sjömansblock

Hanna Hartman (SE): borderlines

Ida Lundén (SE): Klocka med micro


Hannah Törnell Wettermark/flute, Anna Christensson/piano, Malin Bång/object, Rei Munakata/object



Curiouseries 2016 #3

Nonoji

April 26th Sofiagatan, STOCKHOLM


Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Goguri*

Yukiko Watanabe (JP): Nonoji

Alvin Lucier (US): Silver Streetcar for Orchestra

Malin Bång (SE): Hyperoxic

Felipe Waller (MX): Plato Plastic Dialogues


Martin Welander/object, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Malin Bång/object, Rei Munakata/object



Ensembleorchestra

Nordic  Music Days 2016 - Iceland

October 1st Harpa, REYKJAVIK


Malin Bång (SE) / Rei Munakata (SE/JP): Tsutsu / arching

Martin Stauning (DK): Iles en Mer d’Argent

Joakim SANDGREN (SE): Point Caractéristique

others


Dries Tack/clarinet, Mika Takehara/percussion, Frederik Munk Larsen/guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, Karolina Öhman/cello, Rei Munakata/conductor



Curiouseries 2016 #4

AFEKT Festival

October 24th Tartu Linnamuuseum, TARTU


Malin Bång (SE): Split Rudder II*

Ann Cleare (IE): Inner

Michael Jarrell (CH): Assonance III

Nicolai Worsaae (DK): Canticum in vitro*

Age Veeroos (EE): Sul tasto

Rei Munakata (JP/SE): Shiomidai Dream II*


Dries Tack/clarinet, Anna Christensson/piano, Karolina Öhman/cello, Rei Munakata/object, Nicolai Worsaae/object, Malin Bång/object and electr.



Special moment in life...

Bludenzer Tage zeitgemäßer Musik

November 19th Remise, BLUDENZ


Malin Bång (SE): Palinode

SukJu Na (KR): Ringo*

Hanna Hartman (SE): borderlines

Lisa Streich (SE): Zucker*

Christian Winther Christensen (DK): Very Nearly Almost in G*


Moa Bromander/flute, Dries Tack/clarinet, Martin Welander/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Frederik Munk Larsen, guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello, Malin Bång/object, Rei Munakata/conductor



Composition workshop

Bludenzer Tage zeitgemäßer Musik

November 20th Remise, BLUDENZ


Carolyn Chen (US): Our Glass Bodies*

John Pax (AU): Sextet*

Yukiko Watanabe (JP): Clockwork

Maria Misael Gaucht (AR): Vivre tue*

Erika Vega (MX): Federico Garcia Lorca hasta ayer se llamo: Polvo se llama*


Dries Tack/clarinet, Martin Welander/percussion, Anna Christensson/piano, Frederik Munk Larsen, guitar, Karin Hellqvist/violin, My Hellgren/cello, Rei Munakata/conductor